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The Sapporo Teppanyaki in Liverpool

February 28, 2019 admin 0

Last week I was invited over to Liverpool to try out the new menu at the Sapporo Teppanyaki restaurant and took my mum along with me for her birthday treat. If you haven’t been to a teppanyaki style restaurant before then there are a few things you need to know before you book.   1.It is a Japanese style restaurant which leads to number….. 2. The food is cooked and plated up as and when it is […]

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How to Help Your Child Succeed at School

February 27, 2019 admin 0

If you want your son or daughter to succeed at school, no matter what year they’re in, support from you is essential. Children tend to perform better in school when their parents take an interest in their learning. The following tips from Mill Hill School, an independent school in London, should help you understand how you can encourage and support your child so that they succeed in school. First and foremost, your child needs to […]

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Our first visit to Warwick Castle

February 27, 2019 admin 2

During Feb half term we headed to Devon for a week, breaking the journey there up with a few days at my brothers and breaking the journey home up with a day at Warwick Castle. As a family we love visiting new places, exploring old stately homes and examining castles, but Warwick Castle is one of the few we hadn’t visited so being invited during half term made for a lovely treat.   Warwick castle […]

Our review of Pennywell Farm in Devon

February 25, 2019 admin 3

Last week we visited family in South Devon and spent time exploring the local area with a ride on a steam train, walks on the beach and drives through the most picturesque parts of the country. Whilst there we were lucky enough to invited over to Pennywell Farm for the day which is only a 30 minute car journey from Paignton where we were staying, so of course we agreed.   Being lovers of outdoor […]

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A review of The South Devon Railway

February 23, 2019 admin 4

We have just returned from our annual Feb half term holiday down south where we do two days visiting my bother and then travel over to Devon to spend a week near my Nanna. Whilst on our break we were lucky enough to get the opportunity to work with Visit South Devon once again and this time they invited us to take a trip to the South Devon Railway.   The South Devon Railway is […]

Continental Circus Berlin is at Manchester Event City Now

February 13, 2019 admin 2

On Sunday my family and I were invited over to Manchester Event City to watch Continental Circus Berlin and having absolutely loved  Circus Extreme last year we were really looking forward to it. Once again we were thrilled to see that the circus was taking place the UK’s largest big top that looks like it has come straight out of The Greatest Showman and adds a real buzz of excitement and extra authenticity to the show. […]

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DreamWorks’ Dragons: Dawn of New Riders Game Review

February 12, 2019 admin 3

We are big fans of the How To Train Your Dragon movies in our house and as the boys are still relatively young at 6 and 9 they have pretty much grown up with the trilogy and where they once wanted the plastic figures and plush toys to reinact the adventures of Toothless and Hiccup, they now prefer to do so using computer games. So when I was asked if I wanted to check out DreamWorks’ […]

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5 questions you should ask when buying a new house

February 12, 2019 admin 0

Buying and moving to a new house can be stressful but it can also be exciting, the start of a new chapter, the beginning of independence or maybe the sign of a family extending. Whatever the reason for your house move you should always remember that there is more to finding the perfect home than the location and the decor. There are questions that we should ask but often forget, things we should check that […]

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Top tips for winter proofing your house

February 11, 2019 admin 6

As the seasons change so too does the weather and an English winter can be so unpredictable that we never know whether we should expect warm(ish) weather, full blown storms, or to be snowed in for weeks at a time. The unpredictability of the weather can cause many problems, not just to our ability to go about our daily lives, but also to our actual homes and unfortunately to the bills that come with them. […]

Should you use emojis and symbols in marketing?

February 6, 2019 admin 0

Since I went full time freelance last January I have started focusing on my blog and other writing contracts more, even getting gigs where I need to produce articles and other marketing materials for additional companies and charities, which has been amazing. Whilst doing this I have also started to invest in my own development more, completing on line course, and watching webinars in my field and one subject that struck me as curious was […]